The Mysteries of Mithra (Book published September 12, 2013)

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Author  Franz Valery Marie Cumont
Publisher  TheClassics.us
Publication Date   September 12, 2013
ISBN  1230350144
Pages  56

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903 edition. Excerpt: ... INDEX Absolutism, theory of, go, 103. Abstinence, 160. Adam-Klissi, 43. Adige, river, 73. Adriatic, Mithraism along the coasts of the, 67. ..Eon, 105 et seq. (See Kronos.) Agri Decumates, 52, 83, igg. Ahriman, 7, 112, 137, 140; the destruction of the world by, 146. Ahura-Mazda, 5 et seq., 20, 27, 94, 113, 222. Alexander the Great, 12, 20, 192. Alexandria, 92. Alps, Mithraism in defiles of the, 72. Amshaspands, 2, 5. Anahita, 8 et seq., 10, 20, 179 et seq. Anaitis, 112. Anangke, 111. Anauni, tribe of the, 206. Animal disguises, 153. Animals and stars, 122. Antiochus of Commagene, 13, 14, 26, 27, 95. Apathy, stoic, 161. Apotheosis of the emperors, 90 et seq. Apuleius, 164. Apulum, 45, 139. Aquileia, Mithraism in, 67 et seq., 73, 213. Aquincum, 46. Arcana, the secrecy of the, 172. Archer, the divine, 138, 197, 228. Arete, 112. Aristocracy and Mithraism, the Roman, 81 et seq., 205. Ark, 138. Armenia, Mithraism in, 16. Armenians, religion of the, 16. Army, the principal agent of the diffusion of the Mithraic religion, 40 et seq. Arshtat, 5. Artagnes, m. Artaxerxes, 8, 9. Artemis Tauropolos, 20. Art, Mithraic, 24, 209 et seq.; intricacy of, 221; symbolism of, 227; its influence on Christian sculpture, 196; Christianity adopts symbols of, 228. Art of the empire, provincial, 219. Ascension, Mithraic, 194. Asceticism, 141. Asha, 112. Ashi-Vanuhi, 5. Asia Minor, Mithraism in, 11 et seq.; resists the civilization of Rome, 35. Asia Propria, 79 Asia, religions of, and the Caesars, gi. Astarte at Rome, 34. Astrolatry, 10. Astrologers, 78, 85. Astrology, 119, 125, 207. Atar, 112. Athena Nike, 210. Atlas, 123. Attis, 87, 105, 179, 198. Aurelian, 88, 103, 185, 199. Aurelius, Marcus, 87. Austerities, 160. Avesta, the, 1 et seq. B Ba'al, 42. Baal of Emesa,...

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